Fritch's Salve

Description:

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:

Fritch's Salve is an external application for the relief of old sores, piles, eczema, catarrh, chapped hands, scalds, burns, etc.

Maker: J.A. Fritch Products

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Ohio, Middletown

Subject: Catarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsRubs, Liniments & Ointments

Subject:

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Exhibition:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0871.66Catalog Number: 1983.0871.66Accession Number: 1983.0871

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)camphor (drug active ingredients)phenol (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.715 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-845b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1280851

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